PFF News The Philippine Football Federation has extended the contract of the Men’s National Team Head Coach Thomas Dooley to two more years, from 01 April 2016 to 31 March 2018. In his two-year stint as head coach, the former United States team captain led the Azkals to the 2014 AFF Suzuki Cup Semifinals.Read More
After the scheduled tryouts in the Philippines, the coaching staff for the U14 Girls National Team have selected 30 players to comprise the U14 Girls National Team Pool. The team will have a training camp on 30 April – 30 May at the University of the Philippines in Los Baños. Only 18 players fromRead More
FIFA is conducting a Goalkeeping Course on 25-29 April 2016 in Metro Manila. Practical sessions are being held at the University of Makati while theory sessions are held at the PFF House of Football. Coach Jose Marcelino Carpio, a former Philippine National Team goalkeeper and is now a ranking official with the AFC Technical Department,Read More
The Central Luzon Football Association (CLFA) held a Grassroots Course and Festival (GCF) last April 18-20, 2016 in Mangatarem 1 Central School, Pangasinan. Spearheaded by Grassroots Development officer Mr. Rodel Quiambao, the GCF was attended by 40 teacher coaches and volunteers who were introduced to coaching theories and practical sessions on the first twoRead More
60 registered teacher-coaches have attended the PFF Grassroots Course and Festival last April 8-10 in Virac, Catanduanes. The GCF was hosted by the DepED Division of Catanduanes and facilitated by the PFF Regional Grassroots Officer Mr. Noel Mariscal. Also present in the activity were PAGCOR representatives Rico Acuña and Philip Neri.
PFF Coaches are holding nationwide tryouts to select 30 players to compose the pool for the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U14 Festival of Football 2016 to be held at Brunei Darussalam on 18-31 July 2016. Head Coach Emelio “Chieffy” Caligdong and assistant coaches Michael Castanos and Nestorio Margarse are conducting the tryouts. For Mindanao,Read More
Two Filipino Coaches have recently been accredited by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) as AFC/MA Coaching Instructors who may deliver AFC ‘C’ Coaching Certificate Courses in the Philippines. Mr. John Pomar Carmona and Ms. Letecia Callejas Bautista successfully completed the AFC Coaching Instructors’ Refresher Course last 1-11 June 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. DuringRead More